Calendar of Events

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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Monthly Morning Book Club: Great Small Things by Jodi Picoult 11:00 am
Monthly Morning Book Club: Great Small Things by Jodi Picoult
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Monthly Morning Book Club: <i>Great Small Things</i> by Jodi Picoult
Great Small Things by Jodi Picoult When a newborn baby dies after a routine hospital procedure, there is no doubt about who will be held responsible: the nurse who had been banned from looking after him by his father. What the nurse, her lawyer and the father of the child cannot know is how this death will irrevocably change all ...
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
Temple Sholom Takes Over Wrigley Field! 7:05 pm
Temple Sholom Takes Over Wrigley Field!
Aug 2 @ 7:05 pm
Join us on for a Cubs game on August 2 when our very own Cantor Ben-David will sing the National Anthem! The Cubs play the Padres – game starts at 7:05pm. To purchase tickets, click here. For questions, contact Stacy Charnay at stacy@sholomchicago.org or 773-435-1545. Seating is limited; first come first served.
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Building Closed
Building Closed
Aug 5 all-day
 
Walking Tour of The Legacy Project 2:45 pm
Walking Tour of The Legacy Project @ The Center on Halsted
Aug 5 @ 2:45 pm – 6:00 pm
Walking Tour of The Legacy Project @ The Center on Halsted
Walking Tour of The Legacy Project Sunday | Aug. 5 | 2:45 PM Join YLD Pride and Temple Sholom/Or Chadash for a 2 hour walking tour of historic Boystown with The Legacy Project’s founder and Executive Director Victor Salvo. Learn about the locations that define the nexus of Chicago’s LGBTQ community before ending at a nearby bar for optional drinks and ...
Sholom Justice Annual BBQ & Open House 5:30 pm
Sholom Justice Annual BBQ & Open House
Aug 5 @ 5:30 pm
Sholom Justice Annual BBQ & Open House
Sholom Justice Annual BBQ & Open House SUNDAY | AUGUST 5 | 5:30PM at the home of Rabbi and Damien Conover (address given upon registration) Join Sholom Justice for our annual BBQ as we celebrate our accomplishments and discuss our vision and plans for the year ahead! All ages are welcome! Please bring a non-dairy side dish, dessert, or drinks ...
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JCC Men’s Club 10:00 am
JCC Men’s Club @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The JCC Men’s Club – a group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Aug 6 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
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CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist 9:00 am
CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This free service is available through the collaboration of Anshe Emet Synagogue, Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel, Emanuel Congregation, Mishkan Chicago, Temple Sholom and CJE SeniorLife. Medicare Medicaid Marketplace and Other Insurance Prescription Drug Assistance Social Security Aging in Place Resources Real Estate Tax Relief Utility Assistance Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP, formerly called food stamps) License Plate Discount and RTA Ride ...
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Aug 11 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
IOT Millennium Park Open House 5:30 pm
IOT Millennium Park Open House
Aug 11 @ 5:30 pm
IOT Millennium Park Open House
IOT Millennium Park Open House Prokofiev and Vaughan Williams Concert SATURDAY | AUGUST 11 5:30PM – gather, 7:30PM – concert start time Meet, nosh, socialize and enjoy great company along with a concert in the park. Bring chairs, drinks, dinner. And, also, a dessert to share.  We’ll meet closest to the center of the lawn, counting back approximately 5 pillars ...
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JCC Men’s Club 10:00 am
JCC Men’s Club @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The JCC Men’s Club – a group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Aug 13 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Aug 17 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Aug 17 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Makom Sushi Shabbat 7:30 pm
Makom Sushi Shabbat
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm
Makom Sushi Shabbat
Makom Sushi Shabbat FRIDAY | AUGUST 17 | 7:30 PM | FREE at Temple Sholom Join Temple Sholom and Makom for our first Sushi Shabbat of the year! This free Open House event invites everyone in their 20’s and 30’s to learn more about this active group and the Temple Sholom community. The event is FREE, but registration helps us ...
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT 8:00 am
Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT
Aug 20 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Please join IOT for an inspiring, brief Minyan service followed by a complimentary light breakfast. Start your week off with thoughtful prayer, clergy and friends.
JCC Men’s Club 10:00 am
JCC Men’s Club @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The JCC Men’s Club – a group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Aug 20 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting 7:00 pm
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
All Temple Sholom members and their guests are welcomed to the monthly meeting to hear about Post 710 plans, and support of our community service programs. New member of all ages are welcome, especially Post 9/11 veterans. We will review the Vet-Tec program that lists military training eligible for college credit and will provide assistance and information to Veterans on ...
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
Nechama: A Workshop to Comfort the Bereaved 7:00 pm
Nechama: A Workshop to Comfort the Bereaved @ Anshe Emet Congregation
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Have you recently experienced the death of a loved one? Please join others from the community for Nechama: A Workshop to Comfort the Bereaved with Rabbi D’ror Chankin-Gould and Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW, FT Nechama is for mourners and their loved ones who have experienced a loss during the past six months, with particular attention to how to approach and ...
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Welcome Back Tot Shabbat 5:00 pm
Welcome Back Tot Shabbat @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm
Welcome Back Tot Shabbat @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Welcome Back Tot Shabbat Friday | August 24 | 5:00PM Beit Midrash Please join us for our Open House Tot Shabbat! Tot services are perfectly designed for families with children under 5 years old. We invite all Chicagoland families to join our youngest congregants and Gan Shalom students to celebrate Shabbat through stories and singing with our clergy and educational ...
“Welcome Back” Shabbat Mishpacha & New/Prospective Member Open House 5:30 pm
“Welcome Back” Shabbat Mishpacha & New/Prospective Member Open House
Aug 24 @ 5:30 pm
"Welcome Back” Shabbat Mishpacha & New/Prospective Member Open House
Community  Group  Open  Houses For families with children entering 8th Grade & younger JUL. 29 | 9:30 AM For those interested in social justice AUG. 5 | 5:30 PM For empty- or never-nesters AUG. 11 | 5:30 PM For adults in their 20s & 30s AUG. 17 | 7:30 PM For families with children under 5 years old AUG. 24 | 5:00 PM
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Aug 24 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Aug 24 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Aug 25 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Mindful Jewish Aging 1:00 pm
Mindful Jewish Aging @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us as we explore the spiritual gifts of life after fifty. Sociologist Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot writes, “We must develop a compelling vision of later life, one that does not assume a trajectory of decline after fifty, but recognizes this as a time of potential change, growth, and new learning…” While Zalman Schacter-Shalomi teaches, “As the period in which we harvest ...
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JCC Men’s Club 10:00 am
JCC Men’s Club @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The JCC Men’s Club – a group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Aug 27 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
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CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist 9:00 am
CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This free service is available through the collaboration of Anshe Emet Synagogue, Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel, Emanuel Congregation, Mishkan Chicago, Temple Sholom and CJE SeniorLife. Medicare Medicaid Marketplace and Other Insurance Prescription Drug Assistance Social Security Aging in Place Resources Real Estate Tax Relief Utility Assistance Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP, formerly called food stamps) License Plate Discount and RTA Ride ...
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.